Sheet Metal Apprenticeships

Take ordinary types of at metal and make them into specialized products for various duct and ventilation systems as well as architectural and specialized metal fabrication. Unique in the construction industry as the only trade that designs, manufactures and installs its own products.

Is a Sheet Metal Apprenticeship Right for Me?

What are the Qualifications?: 

  • Be at least eighteen (18) years of age.
  • You must have a High School Diploma or GED. 
  • Must be physically capable of performing the work of the trade with or without reasonable accommodations.
  • Applicants must also be able to take and pass a drug test.

What is the Length of the Apprenticeship?:

  • The length of a Sheet Metal Apprenticeship is around 5 years.
  • There are 9 total periods of the apprenticeship, after completeing the necessary work and classroom hours you will enter into a new period earning a higher wage. 

What are the Costs of the Apprenticeship?:

  • There is a $20-$30 application fee for the apprenticeship.
  • There may be some book fees associated with the program as well.

Sheet Metal Apprenticeship Expected Wages

Values are within $2/hr

Percentage of
Journeyman wage
Period Wage/hr Benefits/hr Total Compensation
45% 0-6 months $12.50/hr Benefits Vary $29.00/hr
50%

6-12 months

$14.00/hr Benefits Vary $30.50/hr
55% 13-18 months $15.50/hr Benefits Vary $32.00/hr
60% 19-24 months $17.00/hr Benefits Vary $32.50/hr
65% 25-30 months $17.50/hr Benefits Vary $34.00/hr
70% 31-36 months $19..00/hr Benefits Vary $35.50/hr
75% 37-42 months $21.00/hr Benefits Vary $37.50/hr
80% 43-48 months $22.50/hr Benefits Vary $39.00/hr
90% 49-60 months $25.00/hr Benefits Vary $41.50/hr

Sheet Metal Apprenticeship Opportunities

Northern Idaho

Sheet Metal Workers Local 55

7209 E Trent Ave, Suite 1 

Spokane, WA 92212

Phone: 509-928-5009

Southwest Idaho

Sheet Metal Workers Local 55

5628 W Albatros St,

Boise, Idaho 83705

Phone: 208-384-0538

Eastern Idaho

Sheet Metal Workers Local 103

308 S Main St

Firth, Idaho 83236 

Phone: 208-233-5214

Contact Us

info@idahoapprenticeships.org

(208) 321-4825

225 N 16th St, Ste 218 Boise, ID 83702